November in the Garden

November comes and November goes, With the last red berries and the first white snows. With night coming early and dawn coming late, And ice in the bucket and frost by the gate. The fires burn and the kettles sing, And earth sinks to rest until next spring. –...

October in the Garden

October … the season of mellow fruitfulness! When I was a girly, we always had our Harvest Festival in October, and I can still remember attending marvellous services (some of the best hymns to sing and play), followed by a magnificent Harvest Supper! The altar in...

September in the Garden

Lovely September is welcomed in with a bit of Indian Summer we hope! The weather has been a bit up and down lately (Devonians are famous for their understatement!), but I hope that everyone is now reaping the rewards of a fruitful season in the garden. We had rather a...